Firetree Chocolate Ltd
Region: East Midlands
Programme: Midlands Engine Investment Fund
Foresight completed a £950k investment into premium chocolate maker Firetree Chocolate Ltd (“Firetree”) as part of a £1.2 million funding round in late January. Firetree was set up in 2017 as a bespoke high-end chocolate manufacturer. It has been successful in securing several prominent B2B supply contracts in the ‘super premium’ chocolate market, as well as securing two lucrative private label contracts. Firetree’s ambition is to develop its own brand of super premium chocolate as a way of maximising shareholder value and returns.